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Species: Dorymyrmex spurius   Santschi, 1929 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Dorymyrmex brunneus var. spurius Santschi, 1929d PDF: 305 (w.) PARAGUAY. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Dorymyrmex pyramicus brunneus spuria Forel, 1911g PDF: 285; unavailable name.].
Combination in Conomyrma: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 78; in Dorymyrmex: Shattuck, 1992c PDF: 85.
Raised to species: Kempf, 1975c PDF: 376.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Neotropical

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Alto Paraná, Amambay, Boquerón, Caaguazú, Canindeyú, Central, Concepción, Cordillera, Guairá, Paraguarí, Pte. Hayes, San Pedro

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55

spurius SantschiHNS 1929b.

Alto Paraná, Amambay, Boquerón, Caaguazú, Canindeyú, Central, Concepción, Cordillera, Guairá, Paraguarí, Pte. Hayes, San Pedro (ALWC, IFML, INBP, LACM, MHNG). Literature records: Cordillera, “Paraguay” (s. loc.) (Emery 1913a, Forel 1911b, Kempf 1975c).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in shaded lawn, 1 times found in mixed citrus.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 80 - 300 meters, 174 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Dorymyrmex spurius: casent0909744; type of Dorymyrmex pyramicus subsp. brunneus var. spuria: focol0531



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